Bill Simmons is joined by Ryen Russillo to discuss the Toronto Raptors winning four consecutive games to win the Eastern Conference finals, Kawhi Leonard’s enormous performance, what happened to the Bucks, and more (1:50). They talk NBA Finals subplots, MVP odds and narratives (1:02:55), answer mailbag questions, and address yet another situation coming from the Lakers’ camp (1:45:00).
Kawhi vs. All-Timers, NBA Finals Narratives, Revisionist Trade History, and Even More Lakers Chaos With Ryen Russillo
Bill and Ryen discuss Kawhi Leonard and the Raptors advancing to the Finals, what went wrong for the Bucks, and more
Plus, Warren and House share their favorite bets of the week
Wos also reacts to the Nike LeBron 9 "Big Bang" release before breaking down notable off-court fits from the last week
‘Home Team’ is more than just a bizarrely timed feel-good movie tied to Bountygate. It’s the guide to understanding Payton’s stunning decision to leave the Saints.
J. Kyle Mann breaks down Klay’s return to the court and how he affects Golden State’s title chances
Van and Rachel also break down Joe Rogan’s problematic conversation on Blackness